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Communicate Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • transmit thoughts or feelings; "He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist"
  • transmit information ; "Please communicate this message to all employees"
  • receive Communion, in the Catholic church
  • administer communion; in church
  • be in verbal contact; interchange information or ideas; "He and his sons haven''t communicated for years"; "Do you communicate well with your advisor?"
  • join or connect; "The rooms communicated"
  • transfer to another; "communicate a disease"

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Communicate Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia

Communication is when information is passed from a sender to a recipient using a medium. There are different media that can be used:

Communication can be good spoken (a word) or non-spoken (a smile). Communication has many ways, and happens all the time. Not only humans communicate, most other animals do too. Some communication is done without thinking, such as by changing in posture.

Another form of communication tries to change somebody's mind. In an extreme case it can be propaganda.

Communication works by exchanging information or messages. In very basic terms

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'Communicate' example sentence in quotations

* To communicate through silence is a link between the thoughts of man. - Marcel Marceau

* Think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people. - William Butler Yeats

* A writer writes not because he is educated but because he is driven by the need to communicate. Behind the need to communicate is the need to share. Behind the need to share is the need to be understood. The writer wants to be understood much more than he wants to be respected or praised or even loved. And that perhaps, is what makes him different from others. - Leo C. Rosten

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